by George Wuerthner as published on CounterPunch “… the BLM failed to note that livestock grazing is by far and away the biggest factor in sage grouse decline across the West…” The BLM just released its decision on its proposed Bruneau Owyhee Sage-grouse Habitat Project (BOSH Project) which […]
Last published 01/09/2011, by R.T. Fitch ~ author of “Straight from the Horse’s Heart“ Recently I was engaged in an email conversation, with a group of colleagues, on the issue of the extensive cruelty exhibited by Federal agencies and our government, overall. The discussion was centered on the […]
Source: HorseTalk Nigeria has declared an outbreak of Equine Influenza with more than 3000 equines infected, with reports from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) suggesting the outbreak is a symptom of the unregulated global movement and trading of donkeys for their skins. International animal welfare charity The Donkey […]
by GloryHorses.com Horses: A Woman’s Best Friend People tend to enjoy owning pets of various kinds. Some people like dogs and cats while others lean towards much bigger friends: horses. Studies are done all the time to determine the benefits of owning different kinds of pets, such as a recent […]
By Christopher Ketcham as published on The New Republic Cowboys and cows are soaking the American West dry The American West faces its fifteenth year of low rainfall, sparse snowpack, and warming temperatures in what climatologists believe is only the beginning of a climate-change-induced megadrought that may last a […]
By: Max Walker of ABC15.com The deaths bring the total number of deceased horses found since October to 16 HEBER-OVERGAARD, AZ — In an update Monday, authorities said four more wild horses have been found dead in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest. The bodies were found February 7 inside […]
Feel Good Sunday: Paralyzed Rodeo Champion Amberley Snyder Sees Her Story Brought to Life in Walk. Ride. Rodeo.
Source: People.com Amberley Snyder’s inspiring true story of strength and resilience will debut on Netflix on March 8 Amberley Snyder is getting the movie treatment. The 28-year-old’s inspiring story is coming to life in Netflix’s Walk. Ride. Rodeo., showing how a tragic accident put Snyder on another path […]